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22 June 2011Warning - this news article expired on 2011-07-22. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Domestic Assault(s)

Belleville, Ontario ? On June 21, 2011 at 4:00 p.m., police responded to a complaint of a domestic related assault in the west end of Belleville. The victim and suspect had become involved in a minor dispute. As a result the suspect reacted by punching the victim in the face and stomach and then squeezed her by the throat. When the victim attempted to leave the home the suspect pushed her causing her to fall. Police arrested and charged a 21 year old Eldorado male with two counts of Assault. The accused was later released with a court date set in July 2011.

The victim sustained minor injuries as a result of these assaults. The name of the suspect will not be released as to protect the identity of the victim.

Belleville, Ontario ? On June 22, 2011 at 12:25 a.m., police were dispatched to a north end home with regards to an injured woman. On arrival police found the home in disarray with a large amount of glass throughout as well as an overturned china cabinet. The victim was found in the home with several cuts throughout her body. The victim suffered serious facial and head injuries and required medical attention as a result of this assault.

A 40 year old Belleville male was arrested and charged with one count of Assault Causing Bodily Harm. He has been held in custody awaiting a Bail Hearing set for June 22, 2011.

The name of the charged male will not be released as to protect the identity of the victim of this assault.